PhD scholarships at the University of West London

University of West London

The University of West London specialises in the education and development of exceptional creative, business and service professionals. Our research provides solutions for industry and business - working in partnership we tackle global challenges through expertise and innovation. We are currently seeking to allocate PhD Scholarships for the following topics:

Creative Industries

  • Screen culture: the impact of advertising?
  • Visual marketing and music video at Sony Music UK.

Cyber Security

  • Deep learning framework for intelligent Android malware detection against stealth attacks.
  • Blockchain-based security solutions for cyber-physical systems (CPS).
  • Covert communications and forensic steganalysis of encrypted data over multimedia networking.
  • Secure data communications between sensors and data processing units in smart city transport systems.
  • Cyber threat mitigation in the IOT: the case of personal information security.

Dementia Care

  • Multi-sensory approaches in dementia care.


  • Governing London policing.

Public Health

  • Understanding health and wellbeing of older women living alone in UK households.

Technology Enhanced Learning

  • The application of technology enhanced learning to redesigning university curricula.


PhD Scholarship opportunity

After enrolling as a full-time MPhil/PhD student, you will begin work on your project within the relevant School/College and also undertake teaching duties for a maximum of six hours per week.

The scholarships are for three years and are open to all UK/EU students who qualify and include:

  • MPhil/PhD fee waiver at the UK/EU rate
  • Tax-free stipend of £15,000 per annum

Closing date for applications is 29 October 2017 with candidates being invited for interview in November 2017. The scholarships will commence in January 2018 or May 2018.

For further information about the PhD scholarships please email indicating the area you are interested in and the project for which you wish to apply.

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